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Need a prayer

bud812bud812 Posts: 1,577
My family needs a quick little prayer from my fellow Eggheads. We brought my Mom home from the hospital Fri. with the help of hospice so she can die at home like she wants to. We hope it goes quick & peaceful. Got people coming in from Fla. & Az. so I am making pulled pork for people to munch on. They been on since 4 am & are just coming outta the second stall & climbing. I learned one thing about the DigiQ dx2 is dont use the ramp mode when you are going to be around as it started to ramp the pit temp down about the time the second stall hit. Now for a Sam Adams Cherry Wheat or six.

Not to get technical, but according to chemistry alcohol is a solution...

Large & Small BGE

Stockton Ca.



  • Black_BadgerBlack_Badger Posts: 1,157
    Hope things work out okay, @bud812, as much as possible anyway. Never a good thing, but I hope everyone travels safely and that they bring you some comfort.

    Finally back in the Badger State!

    Middleton, WI
  • bud812bud812 Posts: 1,577
    We have been waiting for this as she is 94 & has had a full life. Thanks.

    Not to get technical, but according to chemistry alcohol is a solution...

    Large & Small BGE

    Stockton Ca.

  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 12,078
    I am so happy to hear that she gets to pass in the comfort of home, friends, and family. I feel that this is one of the greatest gifts we can give a loved one in their final days. You'll be in my thoughts.
  • I pray for the good Lord's touch on your Mom and your family during this difficult time.  Be strong my friend. 


    Flint, Michigan.  If the lead bullets don't kill you, the leaded water will.

  • shtgunal3shtgunal3 Posts: 2,929
    I pray she goes in peace. Stay strong for her and your family.



     LBGE,SBGE, and a mini makes three......Sweet home Alabama........ Stay thirsty my friends .

  • jls9595jls9595 Posts: 1,466
    Prayers sent. 
    In Manchester, TN
    Vol For Life!
  • Way to be there for your family bud. I'm sure it's not easy but this is a wonderful thing you are doing for your mom and your family. I hope I'm so lucky........I'm going to go hug my kids and slip them a $20.

  • bud812bud812 Posts: 1,577
    @centex Is that a bribe??? :D

    Not to get technical, but according to chemistry alcohol is a solution...

    Large & Small BGE

    Stockton Ca.

  • jaydub58jaydub58 Posts: 1,948
    @bud812, may this stage of your mother's journey be swift and peaceful.
    John in the Willamette Valley of Oregon
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,894
    Very best to your family from ours.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • CANMAN1976CANMAN1976 Posts: 1,570
    She is moving on to something wonderful and you will see her again!
    Our thoughts are with you.
    Hows ya gettin' on, me ol ****

    Kippens.Newfoundland and Labrador. (Canada).
  • berndcrispberndcrisp Posts: 825
    Not much more to say except,
    Hood Stars, Wrist Crowns and Obsession Dobs!

  • RACRAC Posts: 1,607
    Our thoughts are with you and your family.


    Boerne, TX

  • henapplehenapple Posts: 15,185
    Prayers out...
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • I lost my 93 year old mom last month so I know what you mean by a quick end. We didn't want her to suffer any longer but we still miss her. Prayers with you.
    Live on beautiful Lake Hartwell GA
  • travisstricktravisstrick Posts: 4,875
    edited August 2013
    You are doing a great thing for your loved one. I got married in the hope that someone will take care of my well marbled aging body when I'm at the end. In the Strickland family, taking care of one another is our highest calling. Altruistic, maybe not, but sweet none the less. 
    Be careful, man! I've got a beverage here.
  • WolfpackWolfpack Posts: 1,647
    Prayers sent and best wishes for your entire family. Tough situation but glad she gets to spend her last moments with family and friends at home. Our thoughts are with you all
    Greensboro, NC
  • BustersdadBustersdad Posts: 272
    Prayers sent...
  • boatbumboatbum Posts: 1,273
    your in our thoughts and prayers.
    Cookin in Texas
  • Prayers sent
  • CGW1CGW1 Posts: 332
    Wishing you and your family prayers during this time. Great gesture on your part.
    Franco Ceramic Grillworks
  • BYS1981BYS1981 Posts: 2,231
    my mom passed several years ago and I wish she would've been at home. prayers sent.
  • sumoconnellsumoconnell Posts: 1,104
    Thoughts and prayers.
    Austin, Texas.  I'm the guy holding a beer.
  • bud812bud812 Posts: 1,577
    Thank You All. Your thoughts all help.

    Not to get technical, but according to chemistry alcohol is a solution...

    Large & Small BGE

    Stockton Ca.

  • TjcoleyTjcoley Posts: 3,453
    Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
    It's not a science, it's an art. And it's flawed.
    - Camp Hill, PA
  • MaskedMarvelMaskedMarvel Posts: 1,407
    Wishing all your families the best
    Large BGE -- Greensboro!

  • NavymomNavymom Posts: 97
    What a wonderful thing you are doing. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.
    Wear maroon, live maroon, bleed maroon.
    Fightin' Texas Aggies Fly Navy.
    Denton TX
  • StlScottStlScott Posts: 77

    You all are to be commended for honoring your mother's wishes.  You're all in my thoughts and prayers.


  • JRWhiteeJRWhitee Posts: 2,848
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family, take care.

    Large BGE 2006, Mini Max 2014
    Green Man Group cooking team.
    Johns Creek, Georgia
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